The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Blackburn wants Fulham striker Andy Johnson to help the club avoid relegation from the Premier League, the Daily Mirror says.
English Premier League soccer team Queens Park Rangers signed South Korea international Park Ji- Sung from Manchester United on a two-year contract.
Stoke City and Lokomotiv Moscow advanced to the last 32 in the Europa League, while FC Twente defeated Fulham 1-0 to win their group in the continent’s second-tier soccer competition.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Kyle Walker scored his first goal for Tottenham to secure a 2-1 win against Arsenal in yesterday’s north London derby. Chelsea climbed to third in soccer’s Premier League with a 5-1 victory at Bolton.
A goal in the 84th minute saw Manchester United defeat Everton 1-0 and move one step closer to a record 19th English soccer championship.
Stoke beat Besiktas 2-1 to move atop its group in soccer’s Europa League, as English rivals Tottenham, Fulham and Birmingham also won.